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21/12/2020 21:46


Historical tributes at Malaga's English cemetery

In addition to events in the run-up to Christmas, such as the Nine Lessons and Carols service at St George's Anglican church and the Christmas Fair, the English Cemetery in Malaga has been the scene of two commemorative events recently. Torrijos ce

13/11/2020 15:20


Wreath-laying marks Remembrance Sunday in Malaga's English cemetery

A special Remembrance Day service held at St George's Anglican Church in Malaga on Sunday was followed by a scaled-down Act of Remembrance. The British consul, Charmaine Arbouin.SUR The British Consul, Charmaine Arbouin, assisted by Bruce McIn

16/10/2020 20:11


Friends get together to clean up English cemetery in Malaga

A group of friends of the English Cemetery and members of the congregation of St George's joined forces last Saturday morning for a Working Party, aimed at sprucing up the area around the church and removing an accumulation of leaves and other debris

27/09/2019 14:39


Two different writers focus on one iconic port

Two local authors were invited to be the speakers at this month's meeting of the Costa Press Club, both giving insights into Marbella's iconic port. Journalist Jorge Lemos, author of Puerto Banús: Historia de un Ambicioso Proyecto, spoke entertaini

11/01/2019 17:05


Peace and reconciliation

Like millions of others, I am still hoping that Brexit can be averted. There are many angles to the debate, including the economy, health, education, research, the environment, the standing rights of all EU citizens to live, work, and love where they

03/08/2018 18:08


Pride of the Costa del Sol

It can be no secret to long-standing SUR in English readers that this newspaper has been a fan of Cudeca since its beginnings in 1991. As the then editor of the paper, three years later, I was proud to present Joan Hunt with the first SUR in English

20/04/2018 16:57


Costa journalists discover the floral delights of Estepona

Estepona. The April meeting of the Costa Press Club took the form of a guided tour of Estepona led by the town's head of Tourism Strategy, Aleksandra Broch, followed by drinks and tapas at the Casa del Rey restaurant. Members travelled from Malaga

16/02/2018 11:49


Foreigners who changed the image of Malaga

When Ferdinand and Isabella, the Catholic Monarchs, swept into Malaga in 1487 they immediately set about turning the city into a Catholic fortress, converting the main mosque into a cathedral and smaller ones into churches. They allocated the housing

07/07/2017 20:18


Young musical talent for American independence

The Joven Orquesta Provincial de Málaga (JOPMA) and the even younger Orquesta Escuela which feeds into it gave a concert in the MVA Cultural Centre in Malaga on July 4th, billing it as a tribute to Bernardo de Gálvez. The orchestra association's p